Welcome to the discussion thread for the story, The Chocolate-Brewing Witches of Colonial Latin America. You can share your comments and thoughts about the story in the conversation below.
Interesting story. “Hechicera” is the correct spelling, not “hechizera”. “Chocolate” comes from " xocolātl, a náhuatl word (a tongue spoken in Mexico, where chocolate originated).
The movie Like Water for Chocolate, from the novel by Laura Esquivel
Who drew the illustrations?
Hi! Carmen Deñó did the illustrations for this piece.